A beautiful smile lights up the face instantly. No doubt about it. A few decades ago seeking resource to cosmetic dentistry for improving a smile and for aesthetic purposes was unthinkable to the common man. Not any more. New technology has made cosmetic dentistry more popular than ever, where dentists transform smiles using the latest expertise. These techniques are confidence boosters, are hassle-free and most importantly very affordable, you don’t have to shell out a king’s ransom for a megawatt grin. Nor do you have to bear uncharitable remarks from others about your discolored, crooked or buck teeth or a smile which shows prominent gums, for all this is correctable.
Discolored, yellowish teeth can be easily whitened by in-house bleaching at the dentist’s office or by using whitening strips and bleaching kit provided by the dentist. Read the post for more details. A simple, inexpensive and a healthy way to get pearly, white and dazzling teeth is to eat apples, carrots and strawberries. They act as nature’s own toothbrushes and whiteners on your teeth. Sure, they don’t whiten the teeth instantly, but the effect will be obvious after a few days of regular consumption.
A gummy smile is one where the gums outsize the teeth, making your teeth appear shorter and the gums more prominent. Or it could be that the gum line is not symmetrical with the teeth. If you have a gummy smile you may feel self-conscious to smile or laugh freely with others. You need not live with it. So if it’s bothering you, ask your dentist about the corrective techniques. Your dentist may suggest crown lengthening or the use of laser to resize the gums which is a painless and fast healing procedure. Read about it here , here and here.